*HE05, How To Make A Better School, Finlay McQuade(Educational Consultant), David W. Champagne(University of Pittsburgh), H4120-5, 256 pp., 6 x 9, 0-205-14120-x, casebound, 1995, $33.95nk, May*/This book is packed with ideas, suggested procedures, exemplary case materials, and conceptual schemes which, if thoughtfully applied, will significantly improve the effectiveness of schools. It raises basic issues in school reform and is highly readable and full of real situations.... map, or aquot;semantic net, aquot; as they call it, of the information needed to answer all the questions they would ask in their interviews (see Fig. ... scored, so that the difference between the knowledge of the fifth- graders and the sixth-graders could be analyzed quantitatively. ... She links these aquot;settlersaquot; to her knowledge of the aquot;13 Coloniesaquot; when she says, aquot;They made 13 colonies and they formed like a nation. ... Classroom tests might have failed to detect the problem when it first occurred.
|Title||:||How to make a better school|
|Author||:||Finlay McQuade, David W. Champagne|
|Publisher||:||Allyn & Bacon - 1995|